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Jae's South End - CLOSED

520 Columbus Ave, Boston, MA 02118-3435
+1 617-421-9405
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good55%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
3 Oct 2015
“Wonderful Food with Japanese flair”
10 Dec 2014
“mixed reviews of food, cocktails and service”
Restaurant Hours Closed
$$ - $$$
520 Columbus Ave, Boston, MA 02118-3435
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1 - 10 of 29 reviews

Reviewed October 3, 2015

Our Korean pork and spicy chicken came quickly and tasted delicious. Service was prompt, chatty and smiling. Worth trying again.

Thank Jin6x
Reviewed December 10, 2014

My dinner group of 8 ate here on a Friday night in December. RATINGS (1-5) Food 3.5 Service 3.5 Decor 2.5 Overall 3 SUMMARY Mixed reviews for the food ranging from " outstanding"bibim bap and "the best General Gao's I have ever eaten" to "average...More

Thank Sluggo65
Reviewed January 9, 2014 via mobile

Tasty, fresh food and very friendly service. The place itself lacks identity and atmosphere. Nothing to write home about but if you fancy Asian food and happen to be close by, this is a decent option.

Thank Factsandtruth
Reviewed December 17, 2013

Awesome fresh ingredients, prompt friendly service. Excellent experience. Beef Rad Nar with Crispy Noodles - yum !

Thank PBRD
Reviewed November 7, 2013

Nice sushi and korean food ,best service ever. Bibimbab is the most favorite dish and delicious drinks from the bar

Thank Chanakrit W
Reviewed August 19, 2013

We were looking for somewhere to sit outside for an early evening drink and stumbled on Jae's. Very relaxing. We stayed to eat and had very good grilled seafood. Very enjoyable in a delightful neighbourhood.

Thank graemerk
Reviewed August 5, 2013

This Asian-fusion restaurant moved from the Park Sq area, where -- if I remember correctly -- it was a bit more upscale. Now it's on Columbus in the South End (near West Newton St. intersection), and it has more of a neighborhood-where-everyone-knows-your-name vibe. Kind of...More

Thank Steve T
Reviewed May 9, 2013

We ate a late night dinner here because our regular place across the street had closed. The service was quick and friendly and the food was very fast coming out of the kitchen, which we appreciated since we were tired. We had one Korean and...More

Thank AndoverDan
Reviewed February 5, 2013

Brought our 2 and 3 year old here, often a recipe for disaster. We were sat by the giant fish tank and the waiter was very thoughtful throughout. Excellent service, great food, nice atmosphere. Can't wait to head back!

Thank Rowindude
Reviewed January 6, 2013

I dine at Jae's often for lunch and dinner. I have never been disappointed here. The food is excellent and the service is also very good. Only reason I don't give it five (5) stars is parking can be a pain. But it's worth driving...More

Thank Alandres154
South End
Stroll down the beautiful brownstone lined streets
while capturing views of Boston’s tallest buildings
from a distance. Some of Boston’s best restaurants are
scattered around this neighborhood. There are many
gems to be found, from jazz clubs to classy bars and
restaurants. It is also home to art galleries,
interesting boutiques, artsy stores and SOWA open
market during the summer months. The South End is a
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 520 Columbus Ave, Boston, MA 02118-3435
  • Public Transportation: MBTA Orange Line @ Mass Ave. MBTA Green Line E @ Prudential Center or Symphony Hall
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > South End
  • Neighbourhood: South End
  • Phone Number: +1 617-421-9405
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